Personal Productivity

How Slow Thinking Can Help Improve Your Personal Finances

Did you know that slow thinking can help you with your bank account balance? I’m serious. If you’ve been struggling to pay the bills, let alone put some money aside for emergencies, retirement, or that new house you’d love to buy one day, putting these new-learned slow thinking skills to use when it comes to your personal finances may be just what you need.

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Using Slow Thinking Strategies to Reverse Bad Habits

I’ve found slow thinking a great tool in helping me get rid of bad habits and practise better impulse control.

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Why Instant Gratification Isn’t Always the Answer

I encourage you to take a moment to step away from instant gratification and embrace things that take a little longer

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Slow Thinking Requires and Promotes Patience

Patience is a virtue. It’s also something that feels a bit old fashioned and out of date in this time of instant gratification. We can stream movies or download a book for instant access. Almost any type of information we seek is only a Google search away, and even physical products will arrive at our doorstep overnight. It seems like we live in a day and age where patience is no longer a virtue we need to cultivate. And we lack practice in it as a result.

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What to Do When Everyone Around You is Trying to Rush You

We’ve been talking a lot about slow thinking here lately. That’s all well and good when you have the time and space to do it. But what do you do when everyone around you is operating at a faster speed and is trying to rush you? It’s hard to stay committed to slow thinking and make the time for it when needed in an environment of fast thinkers

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Use Slow Thinking to Review

Slow thinking is a great mental space to be in to review or really look at your current life.

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Make Time for Regular Slow Thinking by Putting It on the Calendar

Get out that calendar and block out some slow thinking time for yourself.

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Walk Away to Encourage Slow Thinking and Subconscious Problem Solving

What do you do when you feel stuck or frustrated with something you’re working on?

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Slow Thinking Encourages You to Focus on One Project at a Time

Are you a multitasker? If so, I encourage you to keep reading.

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